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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Becker Family History

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Some Famous People with the surname of Becker

Wikipedia Gary Stanley Becker (born December 2, 1930) is an American economist and a Nobel laureate.
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Wikipedia Elisabeth Becker (20 July 1923 ? 4 July 1946) was a concentration camp guard in World War II.
Wikipedia Walter Carl Becker (born February 20, 1950 in Queens, New York) is an American musician, songwriter and record producer.
Wikipedia Jurek Becker (September 30, 1937, ??d?, Poland -March 14, 1997, Sieseby, Schleswig-Holstein) was a Polish-born German writer, film-author and GDR dissident.
Wikipedia Jason Becker, (born July 22, 1969) is an American neo-classical metal guitarist and composer.
Wikipedia Philip Becker (1830 ? 1898) was Mayor of the City of Buffalo, New York, serving 1876?1877 and 1886?1889.
Wikipedia Howard Saul Becker (born April 18 1928, Chicago) is an American sociologist.
Wikipedia Christiane Luise Amalie Becker-Neumann (15 December 1778 ? 22 September 1797) was a German actor.
Wikipedia Eduardo Kuno Becker Paz (born January 14, 1978) is a Mexican actor who has worked in telenovelas, Mexican cinema and U.
Wikipedia Edward Roy Becker (May 4, 1933 ? May 19, 2006) was a United States federal judge on the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
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Wikipedia Charles Becker (July 26, 1870 ? July 30, 1915) was a New York City police officer in the 1890s and 1910's and who was tried, convicted and executed for ordering the murder of a Manhattan gambler, Herman Rosenthal.
Wikipedia Albrecht Becker (14 November 1906 ? 22 April 2002) was a production designer, photographer, and actor, who was imprisoned by the Nazi regime for the charge of homosexuality.
Wikipedia Carl Lotus Becker (1873?1945) was an American historian.
Wikipedia Nikolaus Becker (8 October 1809 in Bonn - 28 August 1845 in H?nshoven) was a German lawyer and writer.
Wikipedia Vaneta Becker is a senator in the Indiana State Senate representing portions of Vanderburgh and Warrick County in the southern part of the state.
Wikipedia Theodor Becker (23 June, 1840 in Pl?n - 30 June, 1928 in Liegnitz) was a German civil engineer and entomologist primarily known for his work with flies.
Wikipedia Wolfgang Becker (born June 22 1954 in Hemer, Sauerland) is a German film director.
Wikipedia Christine Becker was a member of the first United States women's sabre team to ever win the World Championship title (2000).
Wikipedia Lydia Ernestine Becker (24 February 1827 ? 18 July 1890) was a leader in the early British suffrage movement, as well as an amateur scientist with interests in biology and astronomy.
Wikipedia Carl Heinrich Becker (April 12, 1876 ? February 10 1933) was a German scholar on Islam, with many articles in the first edition of the Encyclopaedia of Islam to his credit.
Wikipedia Richard Godhard Becker (born 1972-02-01) was a Major League Baseball player during the years 1993-2000.
Wikipedia Sandra Lynne Becker (born April 5, 1947) was born in Covina, California.
Wikipedia Benjamin Becker (born June 16, 1981) is a German professional tennis player.
Wikipedia Frank John Becker (August 27, 1899 ? September 4, 1981) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New York.
Wikipedia Heinz Reinhard Becker (August 26, 1915 ? November 11, 1991) was a Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Chicago Cubs (1943, 1945-46) and Cleveland Indians (1946-1947).
Wikipedia Jean Becker (May 11, 1833 ? October 10, 1884) was a prominent German violinist from Mannheim in the Grand Duchy of Baden.
Wikipedia Muriel Gustavo Becker (born February 14, 1987, in Novo Hamburgo), is a Brazilian goalkeeper who plays for Caxias on loan from Internacional, in Brazilian Serie A.
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Wikipedia Hans-Josef Becker (8 June 1948 in Belecke, Warstein, Germany) is the Catholic archbishop of Paderborn, Germany.
Wikipedia Cornelus Lambertus Josephus Becker (October 18, 1886, in Amsterdam ? November 26, 1913, in Amsterdam) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
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Wikipedia Hugo Becker (February 13 1864 ? July 30 1941) was a prominent German cellist, cello teacher, and composer.
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Wikipedia Charlotte Becker (born 19 May 1983 in Datteln) is a German professional racing cyclist.
Wikipedia Adolf von Becker (1831, Helsinki ? 1909, Vevey, Switzerland) was a Finnish painter.
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Wikipedia Gerd Becker (born 3 May 1940 in Eschwege, Germany) is a German chemist.
Wikipedia Verena Becker (born 31 July 1952 in Berlin-Wilmersdorf) was a West German member of the leftist terrorist Movement 2 June and later the Red Army Faction.
Wikipedia Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (1879 ? 8 April 1940) was a German weapons engineer and artillery general.
Wikipedia Karl Friedrich Becker (1777 ? March 15, 1806) was a German educator and historian who was a native of Berlin.
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Wikipedia Armando Becker (born June 9, 1966 in Caracas) is a retired male basketball player from Venezuela, who played as a forward during his career.
Wikipedia Noah Becker is a visual artist and jazz musician currently based in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Wikipedia Bonifatius Becker OSB (31 October 1898 ? 9 May 1981) was the first resident Abbot for over 100 years, of the 1956 rebuilt Monastery near Aachen called Kornelim?nster Abbey.
Wikipedia Aharon Becker (, born 21 December 1905, died 24 December 1995) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset between 1955 and 1974.